New Arrangements for Spring 2023 Entrance Ceremony

To welcome new students to the Tohoku University family, the 2023 Entrance Ceremony will be held in-person on April 5 at Xebio Arena Sendai. It will also be streamed live online.

In line with the gradual relaxing of COVID-19 prevention measures, new arrangements for the ceremony have been made.

It will now be held in two parts so family members can attend. Each newly enrolled student can bring one family member.

Date: April 5, 2023 (Wednesday)

All students must bring their acceptance letter. This will be checked at the entrance
- For 1st year undergraduate students: 9:45 - 10:15 a.m.
(Doors will open at 8:30 a.m., please be seated no later than 9:35 a.m.)
- For 1st year graduate students: 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
(Doors will open at 10:45 a.m., please be seated no later than 11:05 a.m.)

Venue: Xebio Arena Sendai

Address: 1-4-10 Asuto-Nagamachi, Taihaku-ku, Sendai
There is no public parking at the venue so please use public transport.

Students participating in the ceremonies should be appropriately dressed and must adhere to the university's infection prevention measures. Wearing a mask is optional but students who are unwell on the day, or have a fever, should stay home and watch the ceremony online.

Anyone requiring special assistance should contact the university as early as possible.

As with all best-laid plans, these might change depending on the pandemic situation in Miyagi prefecture and Sendai city, so please check the university's websites regularly.


Tohoku University Education and Student Support Department
Academic Affairs Planning Section
Tel: 022-795-3819

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